# Core Academics

Core Academics | Global Languages | Electives | Graduation Requirements

Full-time AESA Prep International students are required to earn one credit each year in the following core subjects: English, Mathematics, Science, and Social Studies. We have designed the curriculum of all of our core courses to help prepare students for the two principle college entrance exams, the SAT, developed by the College Board, and the ACT, developed by ACT Inc.

## Alignment with National Standards

**Mathematics: **Our mathematics curriculum satisfies the National Principles and Standards for Mathematics, developed by the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics.

**Science: **Our science curriculum satisfies the Next Generation Science Standards, developed by the National Science Teachers Association.

**English: **Our english curriculum satisfies the Standards for the English Language Arts, developed by the National Council of Teachers of English.

**Social Studies: **Our social studies curriculum satisfies the National Curriculum Standards for Social Studies, developed by the National Council for the Social Studies.